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St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

St. Joseph's College - Long Island was awarded 10 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is special education.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked St. Joseph's College - Long Island as #639 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 132 colleges in New York, St. Joseph's College - Long Island is ranked at #70.

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Is It Hard to Get Into St. Joseph’s College - Long Island?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at St. Joseph's College - Long Island is 71%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that St. Joseph's College - Long Island is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 80% of students accepted to St. Joseph's College - Long Island submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 510 and 580. Math scores were between 520 and 600.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for St. Joseph's College - Long Island  ( 510 to 580 )
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800

SAT Math Scores for St. Joseph's College - Long Island  ( 520 to 600 )
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800
St. Joseph's College - Long Island received ACT scores from 28% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 22 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for St. Joseph's College - Long Island  ( 22 to 25 )
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36

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St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At St. Joseph's College - Long Island, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at St. Joseph's College - Long Island is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100
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100

Retention and Graduation Rates at St. Joseph’s College - Long Island

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like St. Joseph's College - Long Island enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at St. Joseph's College - Long Island for first-time, full-time students is 53%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  53 out of 100
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100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at St. Joseph’s College - Long Island

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,022 undergraduates at St. Joseph's College - Long Island with 2,611 being full-time and 411 being part-time.

St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for St. Joseph’s College - Long Island is 24.94 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  24.94 out of 100
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How Much Does St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Cost?

The overall average net price of St. Joseph's College - Long Island is $19,226. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for St. Joseph’s College - Long Island

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,586 $16,003 $18,167 $19,290 $22,180

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of St. Joseph's College - Long Island, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At St. Joseph's College - Long Island, approximately 61% of students took out student loans averaging $6,354 a year. That adds up to $25,416 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at St. Joseph's College - Long Island is 3.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Graduates Make?

Location of St. Joseph’s College - Long Island

Located in Patchogue, New York, St. Joseph's College - Long Island is a private not-for-profit institution. Patchogue is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for St. Joseph's College - Long Island are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 155 W Roe Blvd, Patchogue, NY 11772
Phone: 631-687-5100
Website: sjcny.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SJCNY
Twitter: https://twitter.com/SJCNY

St. Joseph’s College - Long Island Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 42 majors graduated from St. Joseph's College - Long Island. Of these students, 911 received undergraduate degrees and 306 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Special Education 145 $30,100
Business Administration & Management 133 $38,400
Teacher Education Subject Specific 66 $31,200
General Psychology 59 $25,700
Accounting 56 $41,600
Nursing 50 NA
Criminal Justice & Corrections 48 $35,400
Communication & Media Studies 47 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 42 $36,100
Liberal Arts General Studies 27 $32,000

Learn more about the majors offered at St. Joseph's College - Long Island along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at St. Joseph’s College - Long Island

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 1,632 students took at least one online class at St. Joseph's College - Long Island. This is an increase from the 1,601 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,632 593
2016-2017 1,601 521

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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